On Hogmanay I’ll be alone/Surrounded by my kin,/Who, from their places on the walls/Will bring the New Year in.
“Cinema Paradiso is one such film. It spans a lifetime and is my favourite film about childhood , romance and unrequited love.”
“Masons, when they start upon a building,
Are careful to test out the scaffolding;”
Two poems on the theme of love – for Valentines and every day
Mum and dad live in separate houses/ on different streets, in different towns.
How do you like me so far?/Do I meet your expectations?
“The candles on your birthday cake/are more than when you came.”
The traditions of Christmas, in this case Mistletoe, here is a wee poem celebrating this most affectionate of berries.
“The moon was full tonight.”